Under control

Under control

The control room at Boliden's Garpenberg mine in Sweden, one of the most automated mines in the world...

Snapshot

02 MARCH 2017
Ventilation governed by needs at Boliden

Ventilation governed by needs at Boliden

Ventilation is responsible for a large part of the energy costs in a mine

Development

03 NOVEMBER 2016
Garpenberg finds economical drainage solutions underground

Garpenberg finds economical drainage solutions underground

Boliden Garpenberg has been working closely with Sulzer to reduce its pumping costs

Development

25 MAY 2016
Window on a Nordic nerve centre

Window on a Nordic nerve centre

Boliden's Garpenberg mine has implemented ABB's 'next level mining' strategy

Innovation

25 SEPTEMBER 2015
ABB supplies rock breaker to Garpenberg

ABB supplies rock breaker to Garpenberg

ABB is supplying a remote control rock breaking system for Boliden's Garpenberg mine

Comminution

15 JUNE 2015

Garpenberg revises haulage strategy

A major project is under way at the Boliden-owned Garpenberg mine to increase production from 1.4Mt/y...

Fleet

23 OCTOBER 2014
Boliden expands Garpenberg mine

Boliden expands Garpenberg mine

Boliden has inaugurated the expansion of its Garpenberg mine in Sweden

Logistics

28 AUGUST 2014
Weir secures deal with Boliden

Weir secures deal with Boliden

Weir Minerals has been selected to supply pumps and equipment for a new processing plant in Garpenberg...

Equipment

11 JANUARY 2013

AutoMine-Lite for Garpenberg

Sandvik is to deliver its AutoMine-Lite system with a fleet of LHDs to Bolidens Garpenberg Mine

Equipment

13 SEPTEMBER 2010